Debevoise Recognized for North American Portfolio Deal of the Year

13 March 2015

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP was recognized at the IJGlobal Americas Awards for the North American Portfolio Deal of the Year, for its role in advising Tenaska Power Fund II in a $1.6 billion term loan to repay acquisition and project-level debt at seven electric generating facilities in the U.S., plus additional construction and term loan facilities. The awards dinner took place in New York on March 12.

The IJGlobal Americas Awards recognize the best-in-class deals in energy and infrastructure over the past year, uniting over 500 of the industry insiders on one evening. IJGlobal magazine is Euromoney Publications’ flagship international infrastructure finance publication. Its subscribers are global and comprise project developers, bankers, consultants, lawyers, multilaterals and the public sector.

The Debevoise team was led by partner Paul D. Brusiloff and counsel Raymond G. Wells, and included partners Sarah A.W. Fitts, Edward M. Rishty, Byungkwon Lim, Kenneth J. Berman, Michael Bolotin and Sherri G. Caplan, counsel Emilie T. Hsu and associates Emily F. Huang, Daniel N. Fasanello, Margarita Kelrikh, Gregory T. Larkin, Samuel M. Duncan, Matthew W. Howard and Michael Duignan.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a premier law firm with market-leading practices, a global perspective and strong New York roots. The firm’s commercially savvy lawyers regularly lead strategic transactions and complex disputes for world-class clients.